Beekeeping for BEEginners class is for the person with little to no experience. Perfect if you’ve always wanted to learn how to start, maintain, and harvest their own hive for sustainability. However, it’s also for the person who has some experience, but needs a refresher from a very reputable expert.
This class is all about the basics of beekeeping, and understanding honey bee biology. You will be taught the basics of how to get started, and manage your colony for fun or profit.
Beekeeping can be a fascinating hobby, a profitable sideline, or a full-time occupation.
Duration: 4 hours
Instructor: the very well respected and reputable Kenneth Coleman of Uncommon Bees.
Cost: $65 pp
- The colony and its organization.
- Necessary equipment.
- Starting with bees.
- Colony management.
- Managing maladies.
- Honey production and processing.
- Fundamentals of pollination.
- Handling beeswax.
- Floral sources.